Essentials for the modern traveller
Jet lag no more
My Flight Pack was recently launched to prevent dehydration and assist in adjusting your circadian rhythm with three different powders to mix with water or juice at recommended times, according to your flight time (arriving day or night), start at $15.99USD. myflightpack.com.
Duffel to go
This Leroy Rolling Duffel by Solo New York meets carry-on requirements for most major airlines and makes for easy carrying wherever you go. It features two front zippered pockets, separate shoe/laundry compartment, push-button telescoping handle system and easy-glide wheels, approx. $150. solo-newyork.com.
Can’t decide which book to bring? Pack them all in this Kobo Libra H2O with enough storage for 6,000 books. It has ergonomic one-handed page-turn buttons and an HD Carta E Ink glare-free screen. Readers can skim an entire book, jump to a new location, or go back to their original page, without fear of losing their place, $199.99. kobo.com
Mask your eyes
Rest weary eyes from lights and stress, wherever you are, with this 100 per cent silk eye mask by Cilque, $45. cilque.com
There’s little need for your smart phone when you’re wearing the Apple Watch Series 5, like this WatchGold Stainless Steel Case with Sport Loop. Forget rifling around for your phone when you’re on the move. Easy access to your boarding pass, a compass, GPS, activity tracking, payment, music and more. Just lift your wrist and you’ve got everything at the ready,
from $929. Apple.com/ca
It may not be an actual dentist, but the Oral B Genius X Electric Toothbrush is about as close as you’ll get while you’re away. Its artificial intelligence tracks where you brush in your mouth and gives personalized feedback on areas that need more attention. It even comes with a case that charges both the brush and your phone at the same time when plugged in, start at $299 on Amazon.ca. OralB.ca
Stylin’ in the rain
Always be prepared for rain with this stylish Original Shell Jacket (in nebula here) by Hunter. Packable, water-resistant and lightweight, it’s even easy to pack away once the sun comes out thanks to the attached bag tucked at the neck seam. Available in various colours for men and women, $150-$170. hunterboots.com